Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word maghain in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word maghain:

maghain  Play audio #38602
[verb] to serve; to offer (food); to set the table; to prepare for; to lay the groundwork for; to serve / file (a complaint, case, etc.)

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Verb conjugations of maghain:

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Root: hainConjugation Type: Mag-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
maghain  Play audio #38602
Completed (Past):
naghain  Play audio #38603
Uncompleted (Present):
naghahain  Play audio #38604
Contemplated (Future):
maghahain  Play audio #38605
Verb family:
ihain  |  
maihain  |  
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Maghain ka sa kanilá ng máiinom.
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Serve them some refreshment.
Gustó kong maghain sa kanilá ng ulam na nilu ko.
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I want to serve them the dish I cooked
Akó ang inatasang maghain ng tanghalian.
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I am assigned to serve lunch.
Naghain ng agahan ang iná ni Lourdes.
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Lourdes' mother served breakfast.
Naghain ba ng reklamo si Jojo?
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Did Jojo file a complaint?
Naghain siyá ng alay sa mga diyosa.
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She offered a gift to the goddesses.
Naghahain kamí ng pagkain para sa sálu-salo.
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We are serving food for the gathering.
Ang panganay ang naghahain ng meryenda namin.
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The eldest child is the one serving our snack.
Naghahain ba si Elena ng reklamo laban sa kasera niyá?
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Is Elena filing a complaint against her landlady?
Maghahain si Coleeno ng hapunan.
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Coleen will prepare dinner.

User-submitted Example Sentences (2):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Naghain siya ng kape para sa akin.
Tatoeba Sentence #1826952 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
He served me coffee.

Pakisabi po sa akin kung kailan maghahain.
Tatoeba Sentence #1811827 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Please tell me when to serve the food.

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How to pronounce maghain:

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Related English Words:
serveservesservedservingofferoffer foodset the tableset a tablesetting a tablesetting tableset tablelay the groundworklays the groundworklaying the groundworklaid the groundworkfilefilesfiledfilingfile a complaintfile a case
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This word plus a grammatical ligature would be:
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